BRUDER, Leonard Henry Carl - Passed away peacefully at B.G.H. on Saturday, September 30th, 2017 in his 70th year. Dearly beloved husband of Mary Evelyn Bruder for 45 years. Loving son of the late Leonard Gordon Bruder (2015) of Kitchener and his mother the late Elsie K. Smith (2013) of Brantford. Loving stepson to Evelyn Bruder of Kitchener. Leonard dearly loved and will be missed by his siblings, Diane Bruder of Brantford, Richard Bruder of Kitchener and Karen Bruder of Kitchener. He loved and will be missed by his uncle and aunt, Robert and Elsie Mann of London and their son Danny. He was fond of his inlaws, the late Walter O'Connell (1973), the late Isabel O'Connell (2002) and their children, Walter O'Connell and his wife Sue, the late Brian (2015) and wife Sharyn, Dennis, Bill, John and Art. Survived by cousins, nieces, nephews and friends. Cremation has taken place. Memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society or Canadian Mental Health Association. A sincere thank you to Dr. D. Spicer for his care of Leonard over the years and to Dr. Schroeder for her care and compassion in hospital. Thank you to first responders, staff of emergency dept., nurses on C5, and to nurses Jason and Kathy in the last hours. May Leonard rest in peace. "Tears are God's gift to us They heal us as they flow" - Rita Schiand
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Karen and Evelyn Bruder
Saturday, October 7, 2017
With our deepest sympathys to the entire group of family and friends with special prayer for Mary
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Posted by Mary-Jane and Jack Curry (Neighbors at Melrose Apts) On Sunday, October 8, 2017
We were so very sorry to hear of Leonard's passing . he will be greatly missed by all who knew him. Jack and I will miss his cheerful greeting everyday while on his way to Metro " Hi kid , nice to see you ".. Our love and prayers being sent to you Mary xo
Posted by Joan Wilson (Friend) On Saturday, October 7, 2017
Mary and family. I am so sorry for your loss. May Leonard rest in peace.
Mary, I'm sorry for your loss.
Posted by Michael Dow (Family friend) On Saturday, October 7, 2017
Mary, I'm sorry for your loss. You were a very dedicated wife to Leonard for so many years that I know this will be an adjustment for you. I will be making a donation to CMHA in memory of Len.
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Posted by Arthur O'Connell (Brother in law) On Saturday, October 7, 2017
Dear Mary,

Find comfort in knowing that this is not the end for Len, but just the next part of his journey home, to be with Our Lord. Always remember how many people love you and are here to support you in many ways during this most difficult time.

Always Love and Prayers,


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